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At UN, India raises human rights violations in PoK, Balochistan

Raising the issue of Balochistan for the first time before the United Nation, India on Wednesday accused Pakistan of widespread human rights violations there as well as in Pakistan-occupied......

UN expert calls for international pressure on N Korea over abductions

A United Nations human rights investigator has recommended that international pressure be put on North Korea as part of a multi-pronged strategy to know the fate of hundreds of foreign nationals......

UN 'regrets' Alamuddin's decision to not serve on Gaza probe

The United Nations has expressed regret that noted human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin will not be able to serve on an independent inquiry commission that will investigate possible human rights......

Why SL's 'lies' on death of Prabhakaran's son may soon get exposed

A recent inquiry report by the Geneva-headquartered Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights has cast serious aspersions on the claims of the Sri Lankan government over alleged war crimes......

Justice Ganguly rules out resignation from WBHRC

Notwithstanding the growing clamour for his resignation as chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission, former Supreme Court judge Ashok Kumar Ganguly on Tuesday ruled it out. "No, I......

'The change from pessimism to confidence is a major achievement'

'This has to be seen in the context not only of the legacy we inherited, but also of global economic weakness.''If after inheriting the very bad situation we have reached this level despite......

RBI chief's appointment: No clarity yet on selection panel's role

  It is the Prime Minister and the Finance Minister’s prerogative on how they want the appointment process to be. The government has left unclear the mandate of the selection committee......

Gujarat model of development: More hype than substance

The Vibrant Gujarat summit in 2013, under Chief Minister Narendra Modi's watch. With facts and figures, the CAG report has highlighted how Gujarat was far from a role model for states across......

Get ready for Maharashtra's first 'aam-aadmi' Budget

'We will abolish Local Body Tax in this year's Budget' 'Our government will never think about money when helping needy farmers' 'Our next budget will be completely based on the feedback from the......

Get ready for Maharashtra's first 'aam-aadmi' Budget

'We will abolish Local Body Tax in this year's Budget' 'Our government will never think about money when helping needy farmers' 'Our next budget will be completely based on the feedback from the......
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Universal basic income for India

It will enhance bargaining power against traders, middlemen, contractors, creditors and landlords The idea of an unconditional universal basic... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/WuLbydPMOPxvWNrv5wLkDI/Universal-basic-income-for-India.html
How India sees the coming crisis of water — and is preparing for it

Two draft laws and the report of an expert committee have recently framed the core principles of India's future water management policy. Drafts of... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/explained/how-india-sees-the-coming-crisis-of-water-and-is-preparing-for-it-3049950/
Addressing UN, Republic of Congo says newly-adopted Constitution ...

New York, Sept 25 (Just Earth News): The Foreign Minister of the Republic of Congo, Jean-Claude Gakosso, on Saturday welcomed the new Constitution... ...

http://www.indiablooms.com/ibns_new/world-details/F/8496/addressing-un-republic-of-congo-says-newly-adopted-constitution-will-improve-governance.html
Despite growing awareness, stalking is still not considered a serious crime

With a sharp rise in cases, Delhi is now also seen as the capital of stalking. Only on 20 September, astalker killed a woman brutally by stabbing... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/india/despite-growing-awareness-stalking-is-still-not-considered-a-serious-crime-3019300.html
Abuse of religion in the subcontinent

In a short essay (Divided Landscapes, Fragmented Identities) in DA Low and Howard Brasted;'s Freedom, Trauma, Continuities : Northern India and... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/supplements/abuse-of-religion-in-the-subcontinent/167102.html

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